SLTRIB - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SLTRIB News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) BYU basketball: Collinsworth ‘ahead of schedule’ with ACL recovery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58237476-88/collinsworth-byu-tournament-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58237476-88/collinsworth-byu-tournament-cougars.html.csp">BYU basketball: Collinsworth ‘ahead of schedule’ with ACL recovery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:16:06.331-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • The devastating knee injury that Kyle Collinsworth suffered in the West Coast Conference basketball championship game last March robbed him of the opportunity to play in the NCAA Tournament, ruined many of his summer plans and has meant countless hours of rehabilitation for BYU’s best playmaker in 2013-14. Yet the rising junior has a surprising description of the ordeal four and a half months into what he hopes is a six-month recovery process. “It has been a blessing in disguise,” Collin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58237476@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:16:06 MDT BYU basketball: Collinsworth not ruling out leaving early http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58243093-65/collinsworth-really-byu-lot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58243093-65/collinsworth-really-byu-lot.html.csp">BYU basketball: Collinsworth not ruling out leaving early</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T16:19:01.976-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 04:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kyle Collinsworth walked into the sports information offices at BYU on Monday for a sit-down interview and he looked much different than he did back in February and early March when he led the Cougars on that 10-2 run that got them into the NCAA Tournament. Yes, Collinsworth’s upper body is more chiseled than before — “but I’m not going to get muscle-bound,” he says — but what really stands out is his hair. That short-cropped, bushy look is gone, replaced by a more standard-looking cut with a pa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243093@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:19:01 MDT Trib Talk: Evictions, removing marshals hang over polygamous towns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58238115-231/tribtalk-sltrib-com-towns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58238115-231/tribtalk-sltrib-com-towns.html.csp">Trib Talk: Evictions, removing marshals hang over polygamous towns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T13:52:36.098-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 01:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Life in the polygamous towns of Hildale, Utah and Colorado City, Arizona is in a state of flux. Residents who haven’t paid rent to the state-run trust which controls most of the property in the two towns are facing eviction. Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes is behind an Arizona-led effort to remove the communities’ entire police force. And Warren Jeffs’ former compound has been converted into a bed and breakfast. On Wednesday at 12:15 p.m., Hildale City Attorney Blake Hamilton, resident Lorin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238115@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:52:36 MDT Utility experts say solar customers pose a burden http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58233423-90/solar-customers-fee-utility.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58233423-90/solar-customers-fee-utility.html.csp">Utility experts say solar customers pose a burden</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T14:43:23.754-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 02:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Solar power generated on the roofs of utility customers doesn’t do much to reduce the need to produce electricity at centralized generating stations or ease pressure on Rocky Mountain Power’s (RMP) electrical grid, according to testimony Monday before the Utah Public Service Commission (PSC). Experts for the major Utah utility made these claims to support its proposal to impose a $4.65 monthly “facilities charge” on net metered customers, the small but quickly growing number who generate their ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233423@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:43:23 MDT Family of young vandals pays to fix Nine Mile Canyon art panel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58234044-78/canyon-panel-art-rock.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58234044-78/canyon-panel-art-rock.html.csp">Family of young vandals pays to fix Nine Mile Canyon art panel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T20:15:54.041-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The family of two juveniles from Salt Lake City has agreed to pay $1,500 to mitigate the damage caused when the youth carved initials and the date on the Pregnant Buffalo rock art panel in Nine Mile Canyon. Bureau of Land Management officials assessed the damage caused by the vandalism and estimated a cost of about $1,500 to restore and repair the panel. The unidentified family agreed to pay for the work. “I hope people try to think about the consequences and the effect their actions have on his...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234044@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:15:54 MDT Letter: Crow hunt just an excuse to kill something http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58234094-82/crow-hunt-guns-kill.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58234094-82/crow-hunt-guns-kill.html.csp">Letter: Crow hunt just an excuse to kill something</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T15:52:01.916-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 03:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What is with this “crow hunt”? Wait!! I know! It is just another example of the gun-happy group who seem to run this state making another unwise move. They have all these nice, shiny guns around. What to do with them? Let’s go out and kill something!! Just saying. Margene Sweat Holladay</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234094@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:52:01 MDT TribSports Radio podcast: Is Travis Wilson the starting QB for the Utah? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58234122-89/podcast-wilson-com-download.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58234122-89/podcast-wilson-com-download.html.csp">TribSports Radio podcast: Is Travis Wilson the starting QB for the Utah?</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:36:09.73-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Travis Wilson had a brush with the law last week, and a transfer from the University of Oklahoma has receive a lot of hype. And don’t forget about Connor Manning. So how strong is Wilson’s hold on the University of Utah’s starting quarterback job? The team of Kyle Goon, Matt Piper, Ben Raskin and Kevin Winters Morriss try to answer that question and more about the Utes in the latest podcast. Download the podcast here. The TribSports Radio podcast is recorded each Monday and available on iTunes f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234122@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:09 MDT Trib Talk: Battle of the Comic Cons? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58234152-231/tribtalk-comic-con-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58234152-231/tribtalk-comic-con-com.html.csp">Trib Talk: Battle of the Comic Cons?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T13:45:09.712-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 01:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Who can use the Comic Con name? That’s at the heart of a budding legal dispute between San Diego Comic-Con, the nation’s largest comic book convention, and Salt Lake Comic Con, which drew record crowds to its debut weekend last year. On Tuesday, Salt Lake Comic Con co-founder Bryan Brandenburg, Tribune reporter Michael McFall and others join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to discuss the Comic Con trademark tussle and the legal definition of what’s in a name. You can watch this online video chat at sltri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234152@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:45:09 MDT Editorial: Utah should do more to make cannabis extract available http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58233518-82/utah-state-cannabis-colorado.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58233518-82/utah-state-cannabis-colorado.html.csp">Editorial: Utah should do more to make cannabis extract available</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T16:33:02.574-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Often, the divide between the “conservative” and the “progressive” political points of view comes down to the former believing that the latter is rushing headlong into anarchy, which will harm the weak and innocent, while the latter sees the former as clinging to an unreasonable fear of change, even when that change promises to be liberating. There’s an issue on which both sides of Utah’s political divide could get together. As unlikely as it may sound, that’s marijuana. Not marijuana in the re...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233518@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:33:02 MDT Trib Talk: Fee for homeowners with solar panels? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58224100-231/fee-com-sltrib-solar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58224100-231/fee-com-sltrib-solar.html.csp">Trib Talk: Fee for homeowners with solar panels?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T12:57:47.361-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 12:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Opponents are lining up against a proposed fee on homes with solar panels, saying the fee would punish supporters of renewable energy. Rocky Mountain Power maintains net-metered customers aren’t paying their fair share of fixed costs. On Monday at 12:15 p.m., RMP spokesman Dave Eskelsen, Salt Lake City sustainability manager Tyler Poulson and Tribune reporter Brian Maffly join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk more about the fee and how it would affect consumers.  You can watch this online video c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224100@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:57:47 MDT Sunday Pundit Pro-Am: Public land, public health, child refugees ... http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58233071-82/http-com-html-www.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58233071-82/http-com-html-www.html.csp">Sunday Pundit Pro-Am: Public land, public health, child refugees ...</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T13:56:15.946-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 01:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Calvin Trillin (who must be smart because he was born in the same town I was) refers to the people who talk a lot on the Sunday morning TV shows as “the Sabbath gasbags.” The people who write for the Sunday newspapers, of course, are much more worth your time. Would you like to go first, George? Why, yes, thank you very much. — America, where the good guys sometimes go to jail — George Pyle | The Salt Lake Tribune “ ... More than a few Americans, in Utah and elsewhere, have noticed the double st...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233071@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:56:15 MDT Rolly: Diner enters SLC’s parking ‘Twilight Zone’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215659-78/parking-card-system-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215659-78/parking-card-system-sltrib.html.csp">Rolly: Diner enters SLC’s parking ‘Twilight Zone’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By paul rolly</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T07:33:02.669-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 07:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jim Harle took his wife to Ruth’s Chris Steak House at the corner of 300 South and West Temple on July 1. But the couple’s otherwise marvelous evening was tainted by Salt Lake City’s parking system. At around 6:40 p.m., they parked on the north side of 300 South, right next to the restaurant, and went to the kiosk to pay the fee. Harle keyed in the space number, swiped his credit card and entered the amount of time he needed. The machine “processed” the transaction for about 30 seconds, then di...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215659@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:33:02 MDT Coming soon to Utah liquor stores: cannabis oils? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216771-78/oils-state-says-parents.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216771-78/oils-state-says-parents.html.csp">Coming soon to Utah liquor stores: cannabis oils?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T07:29:52.484-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 07:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A state senator who co-sponsored the bill legalizing the possession of cannabis extracts to treat children with epilepsy is considering ways to make it easier for Utah parents to get the oils, including potentially making them available at state liquor stores. Sen. Steve Urquhart, R-St. George, says the problem parents face now is that it is still technically illegal under federal law for them to possess or transport the oils, which are extracts from marijuana plants high in a chemical called ca...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216771@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:29:52 MDT JUCO wideout Brandon Snell tweets decommitment from Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58227535-59/utah-snell-season-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58227535-59/utah-snell-season-com.html.csp">JUCO wideout Brandon Snell tweets decommitment from Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T11:08:04.498-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 11:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Utah recruiting target Brandon Snell tweeted Saturday that he is no longer verbally committed to Utah and will explore other options. Snell was a second-team NJCAA All-American last season at Garden City Community College in Kansas, making 72 grabs for 841 yards and 10 touchdowns. &lt;blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” lang=”en”&gt;&lt;p&gt;I been doing a lot of thinking and I&#39;m deciding to decommit from the University of Utah and open back up to all of my recruiting&lt;/p&gt;...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227535@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:08:04 MDT Opponents trying again to kill Utah’s first crow hunt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58217288-78/utah-hunt-crow-wildlife.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58217288-78/utah-hunt-crow-wildlife.html.csp">Opponents trying again to kill Utah’s first crow hunt</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T10:04:06.551-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 10:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah’s first crow season is set to start in September — but opponents are still hoping to kill the hunt instead. The Utah Wildlife Board approved the proposal at a meeting in June, allowing hunters to kill 10 crows each day of two periods: Sept. 1 to 30 and Dec. 1 to Feb. 28, 2015. But critics are taking advantage of a rarely used rule to trigger another hearing. The one-hour session is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the Department of Natural Resources building, 1594 W. North Temple, in S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58217288@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:04:06 MDT Faith, business groups blast proposed fee on solar-equipped homes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215880-78/solar-customers-fee-utility.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215880-78/solar-customers-fee-utility.html.csp">Faith, business groups blast proposed fee on solar-equipped homes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T14:17:26.901-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 02:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A growing chorus from across the sociopolitical spectrum is denouncing Rocky Mountain Power’s proposal to impose a monthly $4.65 fee on its net-metered customers — those who generate their own power from solar rooftop arrays and pipe what they don’t use into the grid. The state’s largest utility says the “facilities charge” is warranted to ensure its solar-equipped customers are covering their share of the fixed costs of the transmission and distribution system. Critics, who gathered at an east ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215880@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:17:26 MDT Letter: Are fighter jets really ‘angels’? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224680-82/angels-blue-flight-gets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224680-82/angels-blue-flight-gets.html.csp">Letter: Are fighter jets really ‘angels’?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:31:01.733-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re (“Utahn gets his first flight with the Blue Angels,” July 25): It will be a sign of important progress when we refuse to hypocritically name our killing machines “angels,” no matter what color. Don L. Miller St. George</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224680@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:31:01 MDT Letter: Pioneers were loyal Americans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58225029-82/pioneers-facts-mormon-americans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58225029-82/pioneers-facts-mormon-americans.html.csp">Letter: Pioneers were loyal Americans</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:30:02.117-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I enjoyed the “facts” article in the Trib (“This is the place for facts you might not know about Mormon pioneers,” July 24). But I was a bit confused about the assertion that the pioneers were not loyal Americans. If one of the church’s sacred doctrines is that the Constitution of the United States was divinely inspired; if the church’s 12th Article of Faith — “We believe in being subject to kings, presidents, rulers, and magistrates, in obeying, honoring, and sustaining the law” – was writte...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225029@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:30:02 MDT The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58216144-82/sltrib-com-utah-commenting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58216144-82/sltrib-com-utah-commenting.html.csp">The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:02:02.439-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“The Marxists lost this one. Great day.” — Celia78 commenting on the July 22 sltrib.com article, “Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash” “A mandate to buy a private insurance product from a market exchange is as farremoved from Marxism as one could possibly get.” — ChairmanMauzer commenting on the above comment “If it is that bad in Utah, perhaps instead of asking for about $4 billion dollars to support the poor migrant children from Central America the administration...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216144@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:02:02 MDT Rolly: Common Core fears fed by national conspiracy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58214837-82/common-core-sltrib-wing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58214837-82/common-core-sltrib-wing.html.csp">Rolly: Common Core fears fed by national conspiracy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:00:02.545-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I opined recently in a column that Gov. Gary Herbert’s call for an attorney general’s review of the Common Core academic standards was an appeasement to the Republican Party’s right wing as Herbert prepares for a re-election campaign in 2016. I noted in the same column that some of the right-wing ideologues Herbert is courting use Common Core and other trumped-up “liberal” bogeymen as a fundraising tool for their own PACs, PICs and think tanks. I specified right-wing ideologues Cherilyn Eagar of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58214837@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:00:02 MDT